The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.
Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .
Thu Nov 9, 2017
ELKHART, Ind. — Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI) announced the promotion of Carl Yoder to General Manager for the Company’s Warehousing Division at Plant 39. Previously, Yoder was Assistant General Manager at LCI Plant 45.
In his new role, Yoder is responsible for managing the receiving, warehousing, and shipping for LCI’s Aftermarket Division based in South Bend, Indiana. Yoder will work towards warehousing efficiencies, on-time deliveries, and overall customer satisfaction.
“Carl has shown fantastic dedication to our warehousing operations and a commitment to the team members he leads. I’m excited to see his abilities continue to strengthen and to see him grow even further with the Company,” commented Steve Jenkins, Vice President of Operations at LCI.